The Sports Gene

Author: David Epstein
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 161723012X
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A Sports Illustrated senior writer's controversial exploration of the genetic underpinnings of athletic success explores the roles of both biology and training, arguing that nature and training are equally necessary components of athletic ...

The Sports Gene

Author: David Epstein
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101622636
Size: 51.86 MB
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In this controversial and engaging exploration of athletic success and the so-called 10,000-hour rule, David Epstein tackles the great nature vs. nurture debate and traces how far science has come in solving it.

The Sports Gene

Author: David J. Epstein
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1591845114
Size: 28.43 MB
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A Sports Illustrated senior writer's controversial exploration of the genetic underpinnings of athletic success explores the roles of both biology and training, arguing that nature and training are equally necessary components of athletic ...

The Sports Gene

Author: David Epstein
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 022409162X
Size: 45.68 MB
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Throughout, The Sports Gene forces us to rethink the very nature of success.

The Sports Gene

Author: David J. Epstein
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ISBN: 9781471247118
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Through revealing conversations with leading scientists and Olympic champions, and interviews with athletes who have rare genetic mutations or physical traits, Epstein forces us to rethink the very nature of sport.

A Separate Peace

Author: John Knowles
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0684833662
Size: 55.25 MB
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A conflict of loyalties between Gene and his fearless friend, Phineas, leads to tragedy

Genetically Modified Athletes

Author: Andy Miah
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134425988
Size: 18.95 MB
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This book brings together sport studies and bioethics to challenge our understanding of the values that define sport.

The Gene

Author: Siddhartha Mukherjee
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 144818116X
Size: 45.69 MB
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Read this book and steel yourself for what comes next’ Bryan Appleyard, Sunday Times The Gene is the story of one of the most powerful and dangerous ideas in our history, from bestselling, prize-winning author Siddhartha Mukherjee.

Proof

Author: Adam Rogers
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0547897960
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A spirited, history-rich narrative on the art and science of alcohol discusses everything from fermentation and distillation to traditions and the effects of alcohol on the body and brain. 25,000 first printing.